The Richmond Register


January 26, 2013

Ethel Lucena Denny, 96

RICHMOND — Ethel Lucena Ray Denny, 96, was born on January 16, 1917, and passed away in her home on January 25, 2013.

She was the widow of John Louis Denny Sr.

Ethel and John married January 20, 1939 at an old home on the old Battlefield in Madison County, Ky.

Ethel was born the daughter of Harrison Chester and Ethel Ray in Phoebus, Virginia.

She was a caregiver for many years and then devoted her time to being a homemaker.

Ethel was an accomplished oil painter. Her paintings won awards and were recognized at various events. She loved her family and enjoyed story telling.

Ethel was a charter member of Harris Memorial Baptist church in Madison County, Ky. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and the Colonial Dames of America.

In addition to her husband, John Louis Denny Sr., she is preceded in death by: her parents, H.C and Ethel Ray; two daughters, Rebecca Denny McIntosh (Darvis), Anita Denny Money; four grandchildren, Darvis McIntosh Jr., Tommy McIntosh, James Money and Johnny Charles Denny; three sisters, Edith Jane Ray Awe, Ollie Marie Hubbard Blagrave and Dorothy Lee Ray Romero; two brothers, William “Billy” Harrison Ray and Charles Warren Ray.

Survivors include: her two sons, David Michael Denny, (Patty), John Louis Denny Jr.; son-in-law Jimmy Money; 23 grandchildren, Mrs. Dianne Mcintosh (widow of Darvis), Johnny Mcintosh (Peggy), Joe McIntosh, Becky Coyle (Larry), Janet Fritz (John), Wayne Davis (Patty), Speedy Denny (Marsha), Sandi Clinger (Tim), John Louis Denny III, Steven Denny, Sue Farthing, Tammy Sebring (Tim), Michelle Brown (Jody), Bridgett Webb(Jason), David Denny Jr. (Billie Jean), Shane Denny, Michael Denny, Monica Ward (Jason), Tommy Denny and Lacey Mae Denny; 39 great-grandchildren, 16 great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ruth Adonis Estepp and Virginia Deane Hubbard; one brother, Kenneth Hocker; and several nieces and nephews, along with several special friends.

Services for Mrs. Denny will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home. Bro. Earl Van Winkle and Bro. Jimmy Ashcraft Jr. will officiate.

Burial will follow in the McIntosh-Denny Family Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be David Michael Denny Jr., Christopher Shane Denny, James Michael Denny, Tommy Brian Michael Denny, “Speedy” Denny, John Louis Denny III, Tyler Money and Johnny Richard McIntosh.

Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Monday at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home

Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made to Harris Memorial Baptist Church, 128 Greens Crossing Road, Richmond, KY 40475.

Text Only
  • 07.25 Brandenburg.jpg Leona W. 'Granny' Brandenburg, 90

    Leona W. “Granny” Brandenburg, 90, passed away Wednesday morning, July 23, 2014, at the Compassionate Care Center.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Patrick O. Campbell, 42

    Services for Patrick O. Campbell, 42, husband of Amber Campbell and son to Mary Lee Brooks, will be conducted 1 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at First Baptist Church, 425 Eastern Bypass, Richmond. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. at the church.

    July 24, 2014

  • 07.25 Gilbert photo.jpg Ozella Hurst Gilbert, 90

    Ozella Hurst Gilbert, 90, of Berea, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • James Harris Jr., 83

    James Harris Jr., 83, formerly of Richmond, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

    July 24, 2014

  • Ada Belle Powell, 91

    Ada Belle Powell, 91, widow of Wesley Allen Powell of Richmond, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, in the Kenwood Health and Rehab Center.

    July 21, 2014

  • Joyce Ann Butler Moore, 70

    Mrs. Joyce Ann Butler Moore, 70, of Gibson Lane, passed away Saturday, July 12, 2014, at her home.

    July 16, 2014

  • 07.17 Gross.jpg Donald C. Gross Sr., 73

    Donald C. Gross Sr., passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at his home.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • 07.17 FOLEY .jpg Russell Leonard Timothy ‛Tim’ Foley, 55

    Russell Leonard Timothy “Tim” Foley, 55, of Berea, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at the University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Willie Cain, 92

    Graveside services for Willie Cain, 92, who died Saturday, will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday at Madison County Memorial Gardens. Visitation is 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday at Heritage Funeral Home.

    July 16, 2014

  • Chun Ye Richardson, 68

    Chun Ye Richardson, 68, of Richmond, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center.

    July 16, 2014

AP Video
Arizona Prison Chief: Execution Wasn't Botched Calif. Police Investigate Peacock Shooting Death Raw: Protesters, Soldiers Clash in West Bank Police: Doctor Who Shot Gunman 'Saved Lives' 'Modern Family' Star on Gay Athletes Coming Out MN Twins Debut Beer Vending Machine DA: Pa. Doctor Fired Back at Hospital Gunman Raw: Iowa Police Dash Cam Shows Wild Chase Obama Seeks Limits on US Company Mergers Abroad Large Family to Share NJ Lottery Winnings U.S. Flights to Israel Resume After Ban Lifted Official: Air Algerie Flight 'probably Crashed' TSA Administrator on Politics and Flight Bans Raw: National Guard Helps Battle WA Wildfires Raw: Ukraine's Donetsk Residents Flee Senators Push to End Hamas Threat in Cease-Fire A Young Victim's Premonition, Hug Before MH17 Raw: Deadly Storm Hits Virginia Campground Death Penalty Expert: 'This is a Turning Point' Raw: MH17 Victim's Bodies Arrive in Netherlands
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

What county fair attraction do you like most?

Amusement rides
Beauty pageants
Flora Hall craft exhibits
Horse shows
Livestock, poultry shows
Truck, tractor pulls
Mud, dirt races
Gospel sing
I like them all
     View Results